Afrika is the future! You’ll agree when you listen to our Top Picks of the new songs from across the continent for this week’s playlist update.
Prince Kaybee – Ayabulela ft. Cairo & Sykes (SA)
On his new album titled ‘The 4th Republic’, is this gem on which he features Cairo & Sykes. It’s a beautiful House song that starts off with the usual long and bouncy House type intro. The chorus is very catchy and will have you on your feet in no time.
Yaw Tog – Sore Remix ft. Stormzy, Kwesi Arthur (GH)
The original song was tooo lit! And this remix is a madness! Yaw Tog releases Sore remix ahead of his upcoming album titled ‘TIME’ and he features Grime rapper Stormzy and Ghanaian superstar Kwesi Arthur who both deliver straight fire verses, adding extra sauce to the already hard song.
Niniola – 6th Heaven (NG)
The Queen of Afro House herself, releases a new EP titled 6th Heaven on which she expresses the extent of her vocal prowess, serving us full Afro Soul vibes. The title track ‘6th Heaven’ is a sensual song perfect for an intimate moment with your better half… This song will make it to a lot of sex playlists, no doubt.
NSG – Drunk Guitar ft. Potter Payper (GH, NG)
The UK-based music group features Potter Payper on their latest joint ‘Drunk Guitar’ the crew they sing about their extravagant lifestyle, and how they get turnt even on weekdays. Sounds lit!
Dede Speaks – Kae (GH)
US-based Ghanaian artiste, Dede Speaks is recounting all the hurt her now ex-lover brought her way on a groovy mid-tempo production for ‘Kae’ off her debut project ‘Tribal Marks’. Owning her strength in the end, Dede is packed up and closed off to every manipulative vices. She’s a gone girl!
Teezee – Guala ft. Maison2500 & New World Ray (NG)
DRB Lasgidi gang leader himself serves us a trippy hip-hop song on which he features Maison2500 and New World Ray as they rap about how they are getting big bags, living the life and doing the most on trap laden beats.
Denike – Goosebumps (NG)
Off her freshly released EP titled ‘Goosebumps’ is the amazing single she named the project after. The Afro Pop singer expresses with sweet melodies and her impeccably good voice, how her love interest makes her feel on the bouncy beat.
Kid Fonque & Jonny Miller – Afrika Is The Future (SA)
South African DJ Kid Fonque and UK’s Jonny Miller release a joint project titled ‘Connected’ and a personal favorite on the album is Afrika Is The Future. The vibe is a bit different from the usual House tune, possessing a darker edge, thanks to the melodic chants on the Electronic beat. It’s really just a combination of sounds that truly carry an African feel.
Listen to our Playlist here: